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Crawford hoping to unseat Young

State Rep. Harry Crawford, D-Anchorage, wants to become U.S. Rep. Harry, Crawford, D-Alaska. Standing in his way is current Rep. Don Young, who has been Alaska's one and only member of the U.S. House of Representatives since...
Barnes faces tough House race

...ANCHORAGE - State Rep. Ramona Barnes and challenger Harry Crawford are polite when they appear in public forums, in this stronghold of Anchorage conservatism. HARRY CRAWFORD Crawford bets attitudes are shifting in at least some...
To many Alaskans, 'environmentalist' is a pejorative term

Harry Crawford is an ironworker with a deep-fried Southern drawl and pro-union politics. It is difficult to imagine him hugging a tree...
Legislators eye electing state's attorney general

State Rep. Harry Crawford wants to have Alaska join the vast majority of states where voters elect an attorney general rather than allow the governor to...
Permanent fund proposals last week

...last week Constitutional protection: House Joint Resolution 3 Sponsors: Rep. Eric Croft, D-Anchorage; Rep. Harry Crawford, D-Anchorage. The proposal would constitutionally protect the dividend formula of the permanent fund and requires...
Democratic legislators sign with dividend protection organization

...legislators have signed on with the group opposed to spending Alaska Permanent Fund earnings for state government. Reps. Harry Crawford and Eric Croft, both Anchorage Democrats, signed on as honorary chairmen of Alaskans, Just Say No. The announcement...
State lawmakers hear testimony on tobacco bill

...Committee heard testimony Tuesday on a bill that would change the legal age to buy tobacco products from 19 to 21. Rep. Harry Crawford, an Anchorage Democrat, cited statistics showing that those who start smoking before the age of 21 are at almost...
Legislators seek wider VECO probe

...campaign contributions and pursue criminal charges if possible. Sound off on the important issues at Reps. Les Gara and Harry Crawford, both Anchorage Democrats, urged APOC Executive Director Brooke Miles to pursue the investigation, despite a one-year...
House of Representatives: Young heading back for 20th term

ANCHORAGE - Don Young has won a 20th term to the U.S. House of Representatives. Young defeated Democrat Harry Crawford, who has had a difficult time raising funds amid low name recognition. Young was winning with about 68 percent of...
Democrats file initiative to tighten campaign restrictions

...campaign finance laws passed this year by Republicans in the Alaska Legislature. House Democratic Reps. Eric Croft and Harry Crawford of Anchorage and David Guttenberg of Fairbanks are the founders of the group known as Campaign Finance Reform Again...


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